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Olympia IWW endorses Just Housing Letter

To the City of Olympia staff and Council Members,  We ask that you take the follow actions: End the forcible removal of homeless encampments on public property  Develop and adopt more just, compassionate, and effective policies related to… Read More

Why Join the Industrial Workers of the World?

It does not take long to figure out that workers and their employers do not have the same interests. Workers want shorter hours, higher pay, and better benefits. We want our work to be less boring, less dangerous,… Read More

New York: Wobblies at Singing Restaurant Win Major Victory

In a major victory for the singing servers at Ellen’s Stardust Diner, their employer has reached an agreement with their solidarity union, Stardust Family United, and the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB). By entering into the settlement agreement,… Read More

Why Organize a Union with Your Fellow Workers?

It is only through collective action that we can come together to win our demands on the job and recognize within ourselves that we have the power to change the world around us for the better.

It’s Our One Year Anniversary!

On May 18th, 2016 we, the Olympia General Membership Branch of the Industrial Workers of the World, were chartered!  We have come along way since then.  We appreciate all the hard work that our members have put in,… Read More

May Day 2017 Olympia

Come celebrate International Worker’s Day AKA May Day with the Olympia I.W.W. and others!!  There will be food, friends, music, literature, and fun! This event is for all ages.  Come and have some fun as we celebrate the… Read More

Regional Organizing Assembly

Hi Fellow Workers, The Olympia General Membership Branch will be hosting a Regional Organizing Assembly the weekend of May 2­7th. This assembly will bring together organizers from all over our region for a weekend of networking, strategizing, skills… Read More

Statement of Solidarity with Standing Rock

The International Convention of the Industrial Workers of the World stands in solidarity with the resistance against the Dakota Access Pipeline.  We call on the labor movement and working class to take a stand against enviromental racism and… Read More

Calling All Workers! Come to Everett on November 5th!

All IWWs and friends are requested to make the trip to Everett, Washington at 1:30 PM on Saturday, November 5th to commemorate the massacre of our members at that time and date in 1916.  “Completing the Voyage” honors… Read More

Fellow Worker Roberta’s canidate statement for editor of the “Industial Worker.”

To the General Membership of the Industrial Workers of the World: Knowledge is the real power. Knowledge of the truth, that is. What’s the best way of distracting people from their freedoms being taken away and realizing how… Read More